Just North of New York City, Westchester County and the Hudson Valley are rich with wonderful sites to visit.
Between the historical mansions, art centers, gourmet restaurants, antique shops, authentic villages, beautiful nature along the Hudson river, and the Military Academy ”West Point”, there is something for everyone.
The road between New York and Boston is also dotted with numerous universities that are full of history, museums, gorgeous architecture, and also contemporary art.
Day Excursion to Westchester County
North of New York City, an “art de vivre” one day excursion. Discover residential neighborhoods, a lovely seaside promenade along the Long Island Sound, art exhibitions, gourmet restaurants, and one of the most famous wine shops in the New York region.
Itineraries Beyond New York City
This week-long tour of parts of New England and the Hudson Valley will start off with a day discovering Hudson Valley’s spectacular homes including Rockefeller and Boscobel mansions. This itinerary will include a visit to the gorgeous open-air museum Storm King Art Center, prestigious West Point Military Academy, and the spectacular Hyde Park Mansions. The tour will continue onto to the historical seaport of Mystic, followed by a full day in Newport to see the impressive 19th century mansions. The last day will be spent relaxing on the charming vacation island of Martha’s Vineyard.
New York City – Newport – Boston
This week long tour of New England will start off in New Haven visiting the prestigious Yale University, followed by a a night in Newport to discover the old mansions, summer residences, of American wealthy families of the 19th century. From here, you’ll take the ferry to Nantucket where you will spend the next three days discovering the island and whale watching. The tour will conclude in Boston where you will discover the impressive history here and Harvard University.